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Are excellent companies ethical?

Are excellent companies ethical?

evidence from an industrial setting

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Published by Henley Management College in Henley-on-Thames .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Leyland Pitt ... [et al.].
SeriesWorking paper / Henley Management College -- 9614, Working paper (Henley Management College) -- 9614.
ContributionsPitt, Leyland F., Henley Management College.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17396153M
ISBN 101897866984
OCLC/WorldCa611568784

  ON NOVEMBER 8, , PEOPLE WERE SHOCKED WHEN one of the hottest companies of the booming nineties, Enron, admitted to using accounting practices that had inflated its income figures by $ million over a four-year period.1 Less than a month later, Enron filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy, and early in , the Justice Department launched a criminal investigation into the . Since the Ethical Company Organisation has provided the world’s leading clear and comparative ethical information on thousands of companies and brands to .

Gregg and Bob are co-authors of Triple Crown Leadership: Building Excellent, Ethical, and Enduring Organizations (a book that has been called “the best book on leadership since Good to Great “). Triple Crown Leadership draws upon their interviews with leaders in 61 organizations in 11 countries, including Google, Zappos, Mayo Clinic, eBay.   These are just two of the findings of a recent Aflac survey into the potential business impact of ethical commerce and corporate authenticity has never been more crucial to a business’ success, and companies that have dedicated themselves to the greater good instead of solely to their bottom lines have seen a remarkable surge in support – and revenue.

Travel is an industry with a huge environmental footprint.. Many companies do their best to mitigate their impact on the environments where they lead their tours. On a small scale, this might include a policy to leave behind only footprints and take away only memories -- an excellent policy to follow as a traveler regardless of whether your tour company mentions it or not.   Using the phrase business ethics might imply that the ethical rules and expectations are somehow different in business than in other contexts. There really is no such thing as business ethics. There is just ethics and the challenge for people in business and every other walk in life to acknowledge and live up to basic moral principles like.


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Bob Vanourek and Gregg Vanourek, father and son, are coauthors of the new book, Triple Crown Leadership: Building Excellent, Ethical, and Enduring Organizations (McGraw-Hill, ). Bob has been CEO or a senior officer at numerous public companies and a university leadership instructor.

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The book has a twist of conspiracy theory at times by describing international companies as machiavellian, although what they describe is likely true. it does describe how to stay low profile and get (partly) undetected by companies, with a view of big data platforms and algorithms as evil.

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